B/FR/07/06/01: wood production by and environmental risk assessment of P. alba x P. tremula with modified lignin synthesis

GMTW-233 , updated 8 Sep 2010
not known whether consent is given by the French Competent Authority
2007 - 2012
1363.5 m2
production of enough wood to evaluate properties for bio-energy production
effect on wood degradation rate and biological diversity

Links & documents

Tree species

Populus alba x P. tremula
Poplar hybrid
INRA #717-1B4, female clone

Notifier & developers

Locations of this trial

All trial locations with the same GM trees


The trial seems to include several different GM poplar hybrids with modified lignin synthesis. Some of them are specified in B/BE/07/V2.
Details are in the JRC notification report (2007).